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Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

WorldSong Missions Place offers summer camp, missions training year-round

Another successful summer of camping fun at WorldSong Missions Place in Cook Springs is complete, and more missions education opportunities are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Latest ruling against illegal gambling ‘significant victory’

The gambling machines and more than $191,000 in cash seized from Frontier Bingo in Knoxville during a raid in 2014 will remain with the state,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Daigle tops list of 2016 Dove nominees

Lauren Daigle, named New Artist of the Year at the 2015 Dove Awards, tops the list of the 2016 artist nominees with six nominations. Worship... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

God’s presence gives Bradford sense of calm

The minute you start to think that you’re first and your plans matter more than God’s is the minute your life starts to go the wrong... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Olympic athlete relies on Lord in midst of grief

Nathan Schrimsher fulfilled a dream when he competed in the modern pentathlon event at the 2016 Olympics. He’s been working toward this... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Nearly half of 2016 refugees to US are Muslim

WASHINGTON — According to a recent Pew Research Center analysis of data from the State Department’s Refugee Processing Center, of the more... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Annual Equip conference encourages, trains missions leaders at Shocco Springs

Friends of Alabama Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) gathered July 22–23 at Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center in Talladega to celebrate... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

US sees continuous decline in heavy smokers

WASHINGTON — There’s less lighting up in the United States as people who smoke a pack a day or more of cigarettes has declined over the past... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 21 2016

Alabama Baptist DR deploys to Louisiana

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) has answered the request from Louisiana for assistance after recent flooding impacted more than 40,000 homes,... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 18 2016

Lottery won’t give healthier future to our children, Alabama pediatrician says

Shame on us. The lottery is no way to finance the Medicaid program that provides health insurance for more than a million Alabamians — with... [READ MORE]